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Welcome to Duck Donuts

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Welcome to Duck Donuts

My good friend has been raving about Duck Donuts for a while now since she visited the Greenville, N.C. location. I am not a huge fan of donuts, but now that they have opened a new shop here in Charlotte, I decided to give it a try. After getting a little lost and annoyed trying […]

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Make extra money with Mary Kay

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Make extra money with Mary Kay

Are you a savvy, enthusiastic woman looking to make some extra cash? Why not become a part of a four billion dollar corporation. Over three million woman have become Mary Kay consultants worldwide. This unique opportunity allows woman from all different backgrounds to make connections, buy and sell make up and trade beauty secrets. This […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet Stephanie

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet Stephanie

“I do not know anything more painful than witnessing the man I loved love someone else. With Valentine’s Day coming up, it would’ve marked 5 years of being together. As a result, I’ve erased him off everything, though sometimes he can slip through the cracks… I’ll see pictures of him and sometimes he messages me […]

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Healthy breakfast on the go: PB&J protein shake

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Healthy breakfast on the go: PB&J protein shake

When I wake up in the morning my stomach is roaring, not just a little kitty meow but like a roaring lion. My first thought is what should I eat? I need something healthy and let’s be honest, living on campus makes it difficult to do. Most students go to Crown Commons and indulge in […]

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Five reasons why February is the best month

| February 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
Five reasons why February is the best month

You’re starting to see progress The New Year new me health craze has just about died down, and if you’ve stuck with a workout plan, you are finally starting to see results. Perhaps you’ve lost a few pounds or you’re starting to see that belly flattening out. Around the middle of the month, all of […]

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Recipe: Healthy pesto pasta

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Recipe: Healthy pesto pasta

One of my New Year’s resolutions is to eat healthier and incorporate more fruits and vegetables into my diet. One of my all-time favorite meals has to be pasta. I usually have pasta a couple times a week, which isn’t the healthiest of foods, so I was looking online the other day for healthy ways […]

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Five recipes for Super Bowl success

| February 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Five recipes for Super Bowl success

When you are having a party, the food makes it or breaks it.  In order to ensure that your Super Bowl party is a success try these five essential recipes that will leave your friends coming back for more. First things first, you are going to need chips and dip.  Most parties have typical store […]

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How to eat healthily at Subway

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
How to eat healthily at Subway

So we all know Subway, the big sub sandwich fast food chain that started off as a meat-lover’s paradise, but has since changed their focus into healthier eating. With the new motto “Eat fresh” and a bunch of green leaves adorning the sub wrapping paper, Subway has become one of the most popular and successful […]

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My two-cents on finding, accepting and leaving a Job

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
My two-cents on finding, accepting and leaving a Job

Jobs. They pay the bills, they put food on the table and they make fun excursions possible. Some people love their jobs and others cannot stand them. Yet, it’s our decision to decide to apply to these jobs, so what is with the unhappy, tragic stories we hear all the time about others and their […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet Brent Campbell

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet Brent Campbell

“I was 13 waiting for my dad to pick me and my twin brother up from football practice. He was about an hour late at that point, so we just sat down on a bench waiting for him to come. Then one hour turned into two. When he finally got there, he noticed all of […]

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Technology in the year 2020

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
Technology in the year 2020

Have you ever thought about how quickly technology is advancing? 10 years ago, no one was using a smart phone. 15 years ago, it was completely reasonable to say you don’t have internet in your home. It’s an exponential growth, which means the speed technology continues to innovate is only going to get faster. According […]

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Recipes: Vegan banana pancakes

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
Recipes: Vegan banana pancakes

My roommate has recently become vegan, so by default I’ve become somewhat vegan, too. A few nights ago, we were both craving breakfast food and to be supportive I decided to hit the kitchen and try to help her make vegan pancakes. The original recipe we found was a bit different and frankly we found […]

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Storytime: The most important love language

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Storytime: The most important love language

As a 16 year old girl, obsessed with boys who didn’t pay attention to her and thought no one would love her, I spent my days worrying about people who didn’t care about me. I ran after too many guys who I thought would give me the time of day, when in return sent me […]

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The ABCs of dealing with stress

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
The ABCs of dealing with stress

Even though it’s the beginning of the semester, stress can begin to pile up as responsibilities grow. Between school, work and social involvements, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and want to call it quits. Here are some tricks and tips to help you combat the stress of life as a student. Adjusting your routine can […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Anthony Tate

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Anthony Tate

“During the snowpocalypse I played a few card games which was fun. I indulged in some gossip and threw a little shade. My friends and I stocked up on pizza and Jimmy John’s. I went out in the storm for a minute and got pelted with hail so I was like, ‘no thank you, good […]

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Five reasons why you should keep your resolutions

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Five reasons why you should keep your resolutions

1. Because You Made them We all have been there, that mid-March realization that our well wished New Year’s resolutions are falling short. No matter how hard you try you just can’t seem to get motivated. With all of the fad diet commercials and gym promotions dying out, it’s easy to fall off the wagon […]

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New Year relationships

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Year relationships

Since it’s a new year, there’s no better time than now to not only improve upon yourself, but also with your relationships. If you are still single, maybe it’s time to change up some things to get yourself back into a relationship. If you are in a relationship, it may be time to spice things […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Mark West, PhD

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Mark West, PhD

“Well I still live in my childhood, and I don’t think I have one particular childhood memory that peaks above the others. Now if I had to pick, I would say it was when my father would read out loud to my siblings and I. He would read to us six nights a week up […]

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Winter recipes: German chocolate cookies

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Winter recipes: German chocolate cookies

I’ve been trying to stay away from everything greasy, salty, starchy and sweet. My resolution for the New Year is to lose weight like so many other Americans. But unfortunately there’s this thing called Pinterest. Pinterest forcefully thrusted upon me this recipe for German Chocolate Cookies. I’m also not a fan of cake, so this […]

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Eight tips to keeping your New Year’s resolutions

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Eight tips to keeping your New Year’s resolutions

Be realistic When picking what your new year’s resolution is going to be, keep in mind what your body and mind is capable of doing. Be realistic with yourself. It’s realistic you want to work out, but starting off by working out every single day is going to be almost impossible. Also, keep your budget […]

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